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Newest baby finally home

Discussion in 'Off Topic [DB]' started by Stan Haskins, Oct 29, 2006.


  1. Stan Haskins

    Stan Haskins

    Nov 17, 2005
    NY and Miami
    My newborn daughter's finally coming home from the hospital (hopefully, tomorrow) - she's been under treatment for newborn jaundice for the last couple of days, and seems to be fully recovered now - what a relief! It's a strange feeling, delivering a baby, then coming home without her . . .
     
  2. dvmweb

    dvmweb

    Apr 20, 2002
    Atlanta MI 49709
    Stan,

    Good luck to you and yours. I'm a Dad too.

    WaLt MI/USA
     
  3. I don't know you, but as a dad, I feel for you. I hope & pray things go well. Take LOTS of pictures.
     
  4. Stan Haskins

    Stan Haskins

    Nov 17, 2005
    NY and Miami
    Thanks guys -

    She's my third, and as far as newborn medical procedures go, we got off very easy. She's very healthy, and hopefully will be home soon.

    I played Pau Cassalis' recording of cello suite 1 for her today. she seemed to find comfort in it. A baby in an incubator is a strange thing - - - it seems almost like one of those sensory isolation chambers that grown-ups used to put themselves into . . . I worry about her.
     
  5. Stan, I won't say 'don't worry'- that's part of our job, think. but as you must know by now, kids are very resilient- and she seems to have at least one person really looking out for her. ;)
     
  6. Chris Fitzgerald

    Chris Fitzgerald Student of Life Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    Oct 19, 2000
    Louisville, KY
    It is indeed. When my wife delivered, our son was taken to a children's hospital, and she didn't get to see him for several days; I had to go home without either of them the second night. Fortunately, the third night we got to go home as a family. Congrats, and good luck!
     
  7. Eric Rene Roy

    Eric Rene Roy

    Mar 19, 2002
    Mystic, CT
    President: Upton Bass String Instrument Co.
    Hey Stan, hope all goes well for you today! Your family will be in our thoughts!

    My second daughter is due December 25th! We had a rocky start...but a smooth middle. Hopefully all will come out well in the end. :hyper:
     

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